NOPD: Man killed in Leonidas shooting

NOPD: Man killed in Leonidas shooting

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A man was killed in a shooting in the Leonidas area Wednesday night (Jan. 16), according to New Orleans police.

The shooting was reported around 7:45 p.m. in the 8700 block of Birch Street, near the intersection of Eagle Street. Police said the man was shot in the head and pronounced dead on the scene.

No further information was immediately available.

A man was shot to death near the intersection of Birch and Eagle Streets. (Source: Google Maps)
A man was shot to death near the intersection of Birch and Eagle Streets. (Source: Google Maps)

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